TV

  • Damon 'hijacks' Kimmel's ABC show
    16b74a0905f89603270f6a706700b013 2013-01-27 00:45:41 UTC
    NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Damon had his revenge. The butt of a long-running joke on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," the actor opened Thursday night's show as a kidnapper who tied Kimmel to a chair with duct tape and gagged him with his own tie. "There's a new host in town and his initials are M.D...

  • Britney Spears and fiance end yearlong engagement
    Diaalnews 2013-01-12 04:57:23 UTC
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears announced Friday that she has ended her yearlong engagement, capping a week of changes that included her leaving "The X Factor" and promising fans she was returning her focus to music. Within hours of confirming her departure from the Fox reality serie...

  • VIDEO:Mark Wahlberg Does the Weather
    Diaalnews 2013-01-10 09:40:12 UTC
    “Good Day Philadelphia” viewers got a lot more than they bargained for on Wednesday morning when none other than Mark Wahlberg showed up on their TV screens to deliver the weather and traffic reports. The “Broken City” actor, along with the film’s director Allen Hughes, did a good job of readi...

  • Oprah to interview Armstrong for Jan. 17 show
    Diaalnews 2013-01-09 19:56:18 UTC
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lance Armstrong has agreed to an interview with Oprah Winfrey and is to address allegations he used performance-enhancing drugs during a career in which he won seven Tour de France titles. According to Winfrey's website on Tuesday, this will be a "no holds-barred intervi...

  • Letterman says he sees psychiatrist weekly
    Diaalnews 2013-01-07 22:02:34 UTC
    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Three years after an extortion scandal that led him to bare his infidelities, David Letterman said he sees a psychiatrist once a week to try to be the person that he believed he was. The late-night talk show host gave an extraordinary interview to Oprah Winfrey ...

  • TBS only briefly considered 'Cougar Town' change
    Diaalnews 2013-01-05 17:34:33 UTC
    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — TBS and the makers of "Cougar Town" say they only briefly considered changing the show's title with its move to cable TV, but they didn't want to throw away years of marketing that has given the comedy starring Courteney Cox an identity. After three seasons on ABC, ...

  • 'McDreamy' says he beat Starbucks for coffee chain
    Diaalnews 2013-01-05 09:30:57 UTC
    SEATTLE (AP) — "Grey's Anatomy" star Patrick Dempsey may be the real "McSteamy." The actor, who was dubbed "McDreamy" as a star of the hospital drama while his co-star was called "McSteamy," may soon be serving hot, steaming cups of Joe. Dempsey won a bankruptcy auction to buy Tully's Coffe...

  • Egypt prosecutors investigate popular TV comedian
    Diaalnews 2013-01-02 07:12:00 UTC
    CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian prosecutors launched an investigation on Tuesday against a popular television satirist for allegedly insulting the president in the latest case raised by Islamist lawyers against outspoken media personalities. Lawyer Ramadan Abdel-Hamid al-Oqsori charged that TV host Bass...

  • Morgan calls gun advocate an "unbelievably stupid man"
    Diaalnews 2012-12-27 12:30:22 UTC
    LONDON (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for British CNN host Piers Morgan to be deported from the U.S. over his gun control views. Morgan has taken an aggressive stand for tighter U.S. gun laws in the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting. Last week...

  • How I Met Your Mother "Close" to Deal for Ninth Season
    Diaalnews 2012-12-22 15:39:49 UTC
    How I Met Your Mother fans may have another reason to rejoice this holiday season: A ninth season is looking good! While sources tell E! News that, as of tonight, a deal for season nine has not yet closed, we can also tell you that negotiations have taken a turn in the right direction, accordi...

  • Rebel Wilson to host springtime MTV Movie Awards
    Diaalnews 2012-12-21 21:09:06 UTC
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Pitch Perfect" star and "Bridesmaids" scene-stealer Rebel Wilson is taking center stage. MTV tapped the Australian actress to host its annual movie awards, set for April 14 in Culver City, Calif. The network made the announcement late Thursday during the finale of its popul...

  • Country singer Tate Stevens wins Fox's 'X Factor'
    Diaalnews 2012-12-21 10:00:29 UTC
    NEW YORK (AP) — Tate Stevens, who was mentored by music exec L.A. Reid on the second season of "The X Factor," has won the Fox singing competition. The 37-year-old country singer from Belton, Mo., beat runner-up Carly Rose Sonenclar, a 13-year-old schoolgirl from Westchester, N.Y., and tee...

  • Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy welcome a baby boy
    Diaalnews 2012-12-20 09:56:25 UTC
    NEW YORK (AP) — Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy's "Homeland" just got bigger. Danes' rep confirms the couple welcomed a baby boy named Cyrus Michael Christopher. People.com first reported Monday's birth. It's the first child for 33-year old Danes and 37-year-old Dancy. They were married ...

  • Heidi Klum Sunbathes Topless, Shows Off Side Boob on Twitter
    Diaalnews 2012-12-19 09:08:23 UTC
    Wintertime, and the living is topless. Heidi Klum revealed today that she's vacationing somewhere nice and warm, tweeting a pretty racy photo of herself sunbathing sans bikini top along with the caption, "Island speed." The Project Runway host, whose bare chest is no stranger to sandy beach...

  • Tom Cruise All Wet on Late Night
    Diaalnews 2012-12-19 08:58:28 UTC
    Tom Cruise Reveals "Worst Injury" From Jack Reacher, Gets Wet on Late Night Tom Cruise isn't only back on the big screen—he's back in the public eye. The Jack Reacher star visited Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Tuesday to talk about the holidays and his latest film, his first interview since ...

  • Cassadee Pope wins Season 3 of 'The Voice'
    Diaalnews 2012-12-19 04:35:09 UTC
    NEW YORK (AP) — Cassadee Pope, who was country singer Blake Shelton's protege on the third season of NBC's "The Voice," has won the show's competition. The 23-year-old singer is stepping out into a solo career after performing with a band called Hey Monday. Her victory over Scottish native T...

  • Watch: Ellen DeGeneres Dedicates Show to Newtown Shooting Victims
    Diaalnews 2012-12-18 21:02:42 UTC
    Ellen DeGeneres got back to taping her show for the first time since the horrific events that unfolded in Newtown, Conn. on Friday when a gunman opened fire at an elementary school killing 20 children and six adults. Ellen took a moment before moving on to the usual business of the day, like givi...

  • New Kardashian Family Christmas Card Is in the Mail
    Diaalnews 2012-12-18 08:44:07 UTC
    Ready for a little Kristmas cheer? More elegant season's greetings are in the mail, courtesy of Kim Kardashian and just about everyone you might expect to see in the always hotly anticipated production that is the Kardashian and Jenner family holiday card. The E! stars went for an all-white...

  • Charlie Sheen Donates $75k to 10-Year-Old Cancer Patient
    Diaalnews 2012-12-12 10:26:24 UTC
    Sounds like Charlie Sheen's not such a bad boy after all! The actor has just donated $75,000 to a 10-year-old cancer patient, according to TMZ. The website reports that the good deed came out of a conversation he was having with a police officer in Hermosa Beach, California. The officer told Shee...

  • TNT: Funeral coming for J.R. Ewing on new 'Dallas'
    Diaalnews 2012-12-11 18:47:36 UTC
    NEW YORK (AP) — J.R. Ewing will get a send-off with a proper funeral on "Dallas." TNT begins the second season of its "Dallas" revival next month. The network said Tuesday that it will hold a funeral for Larry Hagman's memorable character at some point in the 15-episode season but that it ...

  • Ariel Winter's mom sues actor for defamation
    Diaalnews 2012-12-11 16:19:58 UTC
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The mother of "Modern Family" actress Ariel Winter sued an associate of her adult daughter for defamation Monday, claiming he falsely labeled her an "abusive monster" in an online comment about an ongoing custody struggle for the teenage star. Chrisoula Workman filed the def...

  • Shenae Grimes on Josh Beech Engagement: "I'm a Very Happy Lady"
    Diaalnews 2012-12-08 21:57:10 UTC
    Here comes the bride! 90210 star Shenae Grimes is set to wed her British model beau, Josh Beech -- and according to her official website, she couldn't be more excited about it. "Thanks for all the congratulations everyone. I'm a very happy lady indeed and all the warm wishes are wel...

  • Mario Lopez Marries Courtney Mazza!
    Diaalnews 2012-12-02 10:23:54 UTC
    Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Mario Lopez! Extra and X Factor cohost Mario Lopez married girlfriend of four years Courtney Mazza Dec. 1 in a Mexican beach wedding, Us Weekly has exclusively confirmed. Taped for a TLC wedding special set to air Dec. 8, the couples nuptials featured one very spe...

  • Tina Fey's Daughter Alice, 7, Makes Cameo on 30 Rock as Young Liz Lemon
    Diaalnews 2012-12-01 19:12:02 UTC
    Double take! When Tina Fey's Liz Lemon married James Marsden's Chris Chross on Thursday's anticipated wedding episode of 30 Rock, there was one very special person on set to see the duo tie the knot: Fey's real-life daughter, Alice Zenobia. Appearing in a flashback scene where Lemon r...

  • Miley Cyrus Could Replace Angus T. Jones on ‘Two and a Half Men,’ Says Production Insider
    Diaalnews 2012-11-30 20:03:14 UTC
    Two and a Half Men may be adding a super-famous woman to its cast. Sources from the set of the top-rated CBS sitcom tell Celebuzz exclusively that Miley Cyrus is being eyed as a potential replacement for Angus T. Jones after the actor openly called the show “filth” on YouTube. “There are ta...